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James Lawrence Griffith

March 8, 1961 — April 16, 2021

James Lawrence Griffith, 60, of Holland passed away on Friday, April 16, 2021 in a local hospital. James was born on March 8, 1961 to JoAnn and Lawrence Griffith in Roseburg, Oregon. He fought for his country in the United States Army, and later worked as a truck driver. James married his wife, Brenda Ridout, on July 7, 1984. He was a typical family man, working hard to take care of his family. James was often found outside on his porch with his dog. James was a very loved man and will be dearly missed.

A visitation for James will be held on Wednesday, April 21, 2021 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM at Crotty Funeral Home in Belton. Graveside service will follow at North Belton Cemetery at 2:00 PM.

James is survived by his wife, Brenda Griffith of Holland; his son, Reuben Rymer of Temple; his daughter, Carla Mebane of Joshua; his brother, Paul Croy of New Haven, OH; his sister, Pat McAlester of Cottage Grove, OR; his eleven grandchildren; his thirteen great-grandchildren; and many cherished nieces and nephews.

James is preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Johnny Hazelwood, Foster Hazelwood, and Robert Croy; and his sister, Betty Anderson.

Arrangements are entrusted to Crotty Funeral Home & Cremation Services of Belton.

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